While writing an XML parser I customised, my unit tests all failed with an error message along the lines of “Could not load file ‘C:\Users[username]\AppData\Local\Temp[guid]\Data\test.xml’ or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified.”.
In the past week, some of my colleagues didn’t understand difference between instance and static methods. They didn’t know why the instance methods couldn’t be called without calling
new and why the static methods couldn’t access instance fields. So if they didn’t know, maybe some of you will find it enlightening as well.
For a few weeks now, I’ve updated the look and feel of this blog. Let me give you a quick explanation why I did this.